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  • Madison Jefferson (1805 - 1877)
    Madison HEMINGS [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born on 19 Jan 1805 in Monticello, Virginia. He died in 1877. He married Mary Hughes MCCOY in 1831. Madison Hemings was born in Monticello, Albemarle, Vi...
  • Eston John Jefferson (1808 - 1856)
    Eston was born a slave at Monticello in 1808, the youngest of Sally Heming's six children. Eston was freed in 1829 at the age of 21, as provided for in President Jefferson's will. The following year,...
  • Col. John Wayles Jefferson (USA) (1835 - 1892)
    John's birth name was Hemings..he later adopted the name Jefferson. He was the grandson of Sarah Hemings, a slave owned by Thomas Jefferson. DNA tests in 1998 confirmed that a male descendant of John...
  • Walter Beverly Pearson (1861 - 1917)
    Walter Beverly Pearson (1862 - May 19, 1917) was an American inventor, industrialist and president of the Standard Screw Company. It became known as Stanadyne Automotive Corporation. He is believ...
  • Frederick Madison Roberts (1879 - 1952)
    Frederick Madison Roberts (September 14, 1879–July 19, 1952) was an American newspaper owner and editor, educator and business owner who was the first known man of African American descent elected to...

Project established to capture African-American relations of Doug Robinson and family. In some cases, includes non-related spouses of blood relations.

Profiles:

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Barack Obama

Barack H. Obama, 44th President of the USA

Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama, First Lady of the USA

Craig Robinson (brother of Michelle Obama)

Robinson

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Craig_Robinson_(basketball)

Leslie Robinson

(niece of Michelle Obama)

http://www.goprincetontigers.com/ViewArticle.dbml?ATCLID=209517771

Eleanor Holmes Norton

Eleanor Holmes Norton, U.S. Congress

Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington

Blanche Bruce, U.S. Senator

Blanche K. Bruce, U.S. Senator

Josephine Beal Bruce

Josephine Beal Bruce

Roscoe Conkling Bruce

Roscoe Conkling Bruce

Clara Burrill Bruce

Clara Burrill Bruce

Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Laila Conway (daughter of Muhammad Ali)

Conway (Ali)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laila_Ali

Colin Powell

Colin Powell, 65th United States Secretary of State

Otis Redding

Otis Redding

Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle

Marian Anderson

Marian Anderson

Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson

James DePreist

James DePreist

Prince

Prince

Spike Lee

Spike Lee

Beyoncé Knowles

Beyoncé Knowles

Solange Knowles

Solange Piagét Knowles

Tina Knowles (mother of Beyoncé and Solange Knowles)

Tina Knowles

Halle Berry

Halle Berry

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys

John Legend

John Legend

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby

Henry Cosby


Henry Rhodes "Hank" Cosby

Kyla Ross

Kyla Ross

Anthony Ervin

Anthony Ervin

Walter Beverly Pearson

Walter Beverly Pearson

Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones

Rashida Jones (daughter of Quincy Jones)

Rashida Jones

Kidada Jones (daughter of Quincy Jones)

Jones

Quincy Jones III (son of Quincy Jones)

Jones

George Joseph Herriman

George Joseph Herriman

Alex Haley

Alex Haley

Benjamin Singleton

Benjamin "Pap" Singleton

Adam Clayton Powell III

Adam Clayton Powell III

Adam Clayton Powell IV

Dr. Adam Clayton Powell, IV

Capt Sherman Powell

Captain Sherman Scott Powell

Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly

Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly

George Kirkland (USA)

George Kirkland (USA)

Walter Francis White

Walter Francis White

Jane White

Jane Viazzi

Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes

Rep John Mercer Langston

Rep. John Mercer Langston (R-VA)

Charles Henry Langston

Charles Henry Langston

George William Fairfax

George William Fairfax

Anne Washington (Fairfax)

Anne Lee

Col John Wayles Jefferson (USA)

Col. John Wayles Jefferson (USA)

Eston John Jefferson

Eston John Jefferson

Madison Jefferson

Madison Jefferson

Harriet Heckman (Hemings)

Harriet Heckman

Frederick Madison Roberts

Frederick Madison Roberts

George Alexander Towns, Sr.

George Alexander Towns, Sr.

Grace Towns-Hamilton

Grace Towns Hamilton

Charlotte Hawkins Brown

Charlotte Brown (Hawkins)

James Beckwourth

James Pierson Beckwourth

Mildred Delores Loving

Mildred Delores Loving

Donald Loving [son of Richard Perry Loving and Mildred Delores Loving (Jeter)]

Donald Lendburg Loving

Guy Smith (son-in-law of former Secretary of State Dean Rusk)

Smith

Essie Mae Washington-Williams (daughter of Senator Strom Thurmond)

Essie Mae Washington-Williams

Pinckney Pinchback, Governor

Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback

Jean Toomer

Nathan Eugene "Jean" Pinchback Toomer

Katherine Mary Dunham

Katherine Dunham

Moses Roper

Moses Roper

Alexander Lucius Twilight

Alexander Lucius Twilight

William Custis Costin

William Custis Costin, freed slave of Custis family

Margaret Garner

Margaret Garner

Horace King

Horace King

Kanye West

Kanye West

Sarah "Sally" Hemings

Sarah 'Sally' Hemings

Diana Ross

Diana Ernestine Earle Ross

Evan Ross

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evan_Ross

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Dee Dee Warwick

Delia Juantia Warrick

Dionne Warwick

Marie Dionne Warrick

Whitney Houston

Whitney Elizabeth Houston

Cissy Houston

Dr. Emily Houston

Gary Garland

Gary Garland

Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan

Natalie Cole

Natalie Maria Cole

Maria Hawkins Cole


Maria Antoinette Cole

Spurgeon Ellington

(Tuskegee Airman)

Lt. Spurgeon Ellington (Tuskegee Airman)

Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole

Anna Julia Cooper

Anna Julia Cooper

Archibald Grimké

Archibald Grimké

Angelina Weld Grimke

Angelina Weld Grimke

Francis James Grimké

Francis James Grimké

Charlotte Forten Grimké

Charlotte Forten Grimké

Margaret Garner

Margaret Garner

Mary E. Britton

Mary E. Britton

Julia Britton Hooks

Julia Britton Hooks

Benjamin Hooks

Benjamin Hooks

Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson

Henry McKee Minton

Henry McKee Minton

James M. Bond

James M. Bond

Henry F. Bond

Henry F. Bond

J. Max Bond Sr

. Dr. J. Max Bond, Sr.

Horace Mann Bond

Horace Mann Bond

Julian Bond


Julian Bond

William Wells Brown

William Wells Brown

Josephine Brown

Josephine Brown

Peter H. Clark

Peter H. Clark

Maggie L. Walker

Maggie L. Walker

Christiana Carteaux Bannister

Christiana Carteaux Bannister

Edward Mitchell Bannister

Edward Mitchell Bannister

Baron Davis

Davis

Lucy Eldine Parsons

Lucy Eldine Parsons

Alfre Woodard

Alfre Woodard

Cedric Levon Richmond

Cedric Richmond, U.S. Congress

Chirlane McCray

Chirlane McCray

W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois, Civil Rights Activist